Western Australia atlas of mineral deposits and petroleum fields 2015

Western Australia atlas of mineral deposits and petroleum fields 2015

Compiler: Cooper, RWAbeysinghe, PBStrong, CADay, LJIrimies, F

Publication date: 17 April 2015

Format: PDF online (free)

Type: Atlas

Pages: 58

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  • This Atlas shows the location of Western Australia's mineral deposits and petroleum fields, set against a background of simplified geology and topographic information. The publication is an update of the ‘Western Australia atlas of mineral deposits and petroleum fields 2013'.


  • Broad Terms
    Mineral deposits, Mineral exploration, Mining, Regional geology

  • Tectonic Unit
    Western Australia

  • Commodities
    Agate, Aluminium; Aluminum, Alunite, Amethyst, Andalusite, Antimony, Apatite, Arsenic, Asbestos - riebeckite (crocidolite), Asbestos - serpentine (chrysotile), Attapulgite, Barite, Barium, Bauxite, Bentonite, Beryl, Bismuth, Caliche, Chalcedony, Chert, Chromium, Chrysoprase, Clay, Coal, Cobalt, Corundum, Diamond, Diatomite, Dimension stone, Dolomite, Feldspar, Fluorite, Garnet, Glauconite, Gold, Graphite, Gypsum, Heavy mineral sands, Hematite, Iron, Jasper, Kaolin; Kaolinite, Kyanite, Lead, Lepidolite, Limesand, Limestone, Lithium, Magnesite, Magnesium, Magnetite, Manganese, Mica, Molybdenum, Natural gas, Nickel, Niobium, Ochre, Oil, Opal, Palladium, Peat, Phosphate; Phosphate rock, Platinum, Platinum Group Elements; Platinum Group Metals, Potassium, Prehnite, Quartz (crystal), Rare earth elements, Salt, Saponite, Serpentine; Serpintine, Silica sand, Silver, Spodumene, Spongolite, Staurolite, Sulfur; Sulphur, Talc, Tantalum, Thorium, Tiger Eye, Tin, Titanium, Topaz, Tourmaline, Tungsten, Uranium, Vanadium, Variscite, Vermiculite, Xenotime, Zebra rock, Zinc, Zirconium

  • Geological ages
    Archean, Mesoproterozoic, Neoproterozoic, Paleoproterozoic, Phanerozoic, Proterozoic, Quaternary

  • Maps
    Western Australia(250K)